The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Isilon products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Isilon over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within EMC Isilon Systems.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Isilon
Rank 597 573 532
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -41
Contract jobs citing Isilon 10 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.038% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
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£375 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £419 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £474 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Isilon
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Isilon within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Isilon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Isilon
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Isilon within the UK.

Isilon Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Isilon
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Isilon within the UK.

Isilon Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Isilon
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Isilon within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 10 £375 -11.76% 4
London -10 5 £335 -21.17% 4
Dorset - 3 - -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
City of London +10 2 £335 -18.29%
South East - 2 £400 -
Reading - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -

Isilon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Isilon also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Isilon.

1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 13 (72.22%) NetApp
3 11 (61.11%) NAS
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (27.78%) Time Management
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
7 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (27.78%) IaaS
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) DNS
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Line Management
10 2 (11.11%) Symmetrix
10 2 (11.11%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (11.11%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) Workflow
10 2 (11.11%) Replication
10 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 2 (11.11%) NFS
10 2 (11.11%) Solaris
10 2 (11.11%) Active Directory

Isilon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Isilon also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Isilon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) NAS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Symmetrix
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (27.78%) Time Management
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
1 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VCP5
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (5.56%) Legato
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 13 (72.22%) NetApp
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) TippingPoint